In her recent article in EcoRI, Welcome to the Native Jungle, Where Local Birds and Bees Thrive, RIWPS member Anne Raver, writes about why she chooses to plant natives. Anne, a Warren, R.I., resident, is and longtime gardener, has written about landscape and the environment for more than 30 years.
Helping to Preserve & Protect
Rhode Island's Native Plants
& Their Habitats
Find online resources and printed references from organizations that steward native plants, including the Rhode Island Natural History Survey, New England Wild Flower Society, University of Rhode Island Outreach Center, Among Rhode Island Wild Flowers and, of course, RIWPS .